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5 Clever Decluttering Hacks For your Garage

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There is nothing so frustrating as having your lawnmower break down during that last patch of grass in the front yard. You know what needs to be fixed, and only if you could find the Phillips screwdriver that you thought was sitting on top of your work bench. Perhaps your wife’s car is burning more oil than normal and you wanted to add an extra bottle of oil to her car before she left for work, but couldn’t find where you had left the extra gallons of oil that you had used to fix your own car.

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6 Things You Should Look For In Your First Apartment

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Looking for and finding the right apartment is hard work — and if it’s your first time renting, it can be an overwhelming experience if you don’t know what to look for.  Here are a few things to keep in mind when searching for a place of your own.

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Best Ways To Finance A Fix And Flip Home

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Choosing the right financing can be the toughest part of embarking on a fix and flip venture. Unlike buying a home for yourself or renting out property, the fix and flip business usually requires different financing options and an entirely different strategy to be successful. These are the main ways to finance a fix and flip venture and how to determine which one is right for you.

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Putting Together Your Bachelor Pad Made Easy

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Putting together your very own bachelor pad is going to be one of the most exciting times in your life. You’re out on your own, you have your own space, and you can do with it whatever you please! However, with all of the different choices and ideas out there, it can be difficult to decide what to do. These tips will make putting your bachelor pad together easy:

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Bonding With Your Teenage Son

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When your son was younger, he thought you were Superman. He hung off your every word, and boasted to all of his friends about how great you were. But now he’s getting older, you might be starting to drift apart. When you take him to school he’ll get you to drop him off down the road so you don’t embarrass him. It won’t be like this forever, and once he’s an adult, your relationship will improve, though he won’t think your word is gospel anymore. Those years in between can be tough and it might feel like you’re losing him, but don’t worry. You could try winning him round with a gift, but spending time together is better. Even though he doesn’t want to admit it, he does still enjoy your company. Here are a few ideas for father-son outings you can take him on, for a bit of quality bonding time.

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